David Inglish to get Academy’s Bonner Medal
Jan 03, 2008 by Ian Evans
David Inglish has been voted the John A. Bonner Medal of Commendation by the Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The award —- a medallion —- will be presented at the Scientific and Technical Achievement Awards Dinner on Saturday, February 9, at The Beverly Wilshire.
“For decades, Dave has conceived, designed and implemented an amazing array of technology-based projects,” said Academy President Sid Ganis. “His commitment and expertise are truly admirable as is his unfailing dedication to the Academy.”
Inglish has been an Academy member since 1992 and has served in the Visual Effects Branch since its inception. He is also a longtime member of the Scientific and Technical Awards Committee. In 2003, he became one of the founding members of the Academy’s Science and Technology Council.
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